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by Matt Mazur

2 Jun 2009


Hungarian auteur Bela Tarr’s newest mysterious feature features an outrageously crisp black and white visual style and the dynamic Tilda Swinton. The film is brought directly to your cable box by IFC, via OnDemand and IFC Festival Direct.

by Joe Tacopino

2 Jun 2009


The guitar-loving Conan O’Brien has finally taken over The Tonight Show and describes his first musical guest as “one of the greatest rock bands in the world”. We wonder if Jay Leno would agree.

by Sarah Zupko

2 Jun 2009


Swedish poppers the Sounds put out a new album this week, Crossing the Rubicon, and have just released a video for the first single. The band seems pretty chuffed that they’ll be playing this on David Letterman’s show June 15th.

by Matt Mazur

2 Jun 2009


Director Lars von Trier recently declared himself to be “the best film director in the world”, at Cannes, where Charlotte Gainsbourg picked up Best Actress for her work in this sure-to-be incendiary film. From the provocative look of trailer, he might be right.

by Joe Tacopino

2 Jun 2009


Spinner shows us that Grizzly Bear’s angelic harmonies are just as potent live as they are on disc.

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Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

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"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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